Key Officials

Chief Executive: Gerry O'Brien

Chairperson: Ian Kinniburgh

Medical Director: Mathinus Roos

Nurse Director: David McArthur


The smallest territorial board in Scotland, NHS Orkney serves around 21,500 people and employs around 620 members of staff.

Group to address NHS bullying meets for first time
New measures to improve behaviour discussed as Government seeks to implement Sturrock recommendations…
1/8/2019
Many Scots miss out on key stroke care
‘Inequality of provision’ for key thrombectomy treatment ‘disappointing’, says Edinburgh’s Royal College of Physicians…
9/7/2019
MSPs vote in favour of opt-out organ donation
Hopes new legislation will encourage individuals to make their wishes known & result in more organs being donated…
11/6/2019

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